The connected city: Don’t forget to tell the citizen

The connected city: Don’t forget to tell the citizen

Salesforce's study of 15 major cities finds widespread desire for digital services, but limited awareness of those that already exist.

tablet for corrections

California county deploys tablets for inmates

The secure devices feature educational content and allow inmates to place calls in the privacy of their own cell, increasing communication with friends and family.

Irony alert:  Popular Chinese app protects PII for Wi-Fi users

Irony alert: Popular Chinese app protects PII for Wi-Fi users

The "protection," however, comes from using stolen and shared login credentials.

Pennsylvania traffic stop app

More efficient traffic stops… for police

A new mobile app lets officers query multiple databases during roadside traffic stops.

4 ways to keep enterprise content management systems relevant

4 ways to keep enterprise content management systems relevant

An updated ECM strategy ensures information and process flow across the expanding government enterprise.

The insider threat in employees’ pockets

The insider threat in employees’ pockets

Five experts offer advice on managing risks when agency employees bring their own mobile devices to work

DOD Enterprise Classified Travel Kit Gateways

DISA comm kits offer secure mobile access

Defense Department mobile users will now be able to make classified voice, video and data calls and access SIPRNet through the Internet with the DOD Enterprise Classified Travel Kit Gateways.

Chicago busts bus bunching

Chicago is implementing a Bus Transit Management System to address the "bunching" that has contributed to inefficiency in its public transportation.

When your phone tells you to stop texting and drive

When your phone tells you to stop texting and drive

An app alerts drivers sitting at red lights in Walnut Creek, Calif., that the light is about to change and refocuses them on the road.

States go for mobile makeovers

Five states have revamped websites to offer better search, mobile-friendliness and improved citizen services, while a sixth is out with an Apple Watch app.

Navy starts migration from BlackBerry to Apple and Android

Navy starts migration from BlackBerry to Apple and Android

Users on the Navy Marine Corps Intranet may now begin transitioning from BlackBerry devices to Apple smartphones and tablets, with migration to Android devices expected for later this year.

Agencies responsible for text message archiving

Text messages sent from government-issued mobile devices, and government communications on privately-owned mobile devices, are being treated as public records.